State University's mission
is to provide educational programs that serve a diverse student
body in the northern suburbs of Atlanta and extending into northwest
Georgia, which includes young adults who enroll as freshmen or undergraduate
transfers and an equally large number of older adults who return
or transfer to the university at different stages in their lives
for undergraduate or graduate study. Evening and weekend programs
are designed to accommodate experienced professionals seeking academic
advancement. Faculty, staff and administrators are committed to
providing a challenging and facilitative collegiate environment
that fosters high-quality academic preparation, critical thinking,
global and multicultural perspectives, effective communication and
interpersonal skills, leadership development, social responsibility
and lifelong learning.
foundation for all undergraduate majors is a comprehensive and coherent
general education program that promotes internationalized and connected
learning in the liberal arts tradition. KSU offers more than 40 accredited
disciplinary, interdisciplinary and professional undergraduate,
Baccalaureate degree programs in the arts, humanities, social sciences,
mathematics, natural sciences, accounting, Business fields, teacher
education specialties, computing and information systems, and nursing.
An expanding array of professional master's degrees exists in education
specialties, accounting, Business fields, public administration,
professional writing, conflict management, and nursing. We also
offer a number of applied undergraduate and graduate certificate
programs, as well as numerous minors.
Division of Continuing Education offers a wide range of professional
and personal enrichment courses, some of which are offered online.
Professional programs include a wide variety of computer certification
and certificate programs. A number of special offerings for senior
adults are also offered through KSU's Continuing Education Golden